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The Chargers Champions School Grant is Now Available!

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The Chargers Impact Fund has been providing funds to educational institutions for more than two decades. This passion for schools also led to the creation of the Chargers signature program, Chargers Champions, in 2000.

Since that time, Chargers Champions has provided more than $6 million to assist schools, teachers and students. Each year, the Chargers Champions School Grant Program allows public and private schools in San Diego- Imperial Counties to apply for badly-needed funding for physical fitness, nutrition or athletic programs on their campuses.

Since the beginning of the School Grant Program, more than 125 schools have received funding for various projects such as outdoor fitness trails, weight rooms, running tracks or even heart monitors and jogging program equipment.

Through the Chargers Champions School Grant Program, the Chargers are committed to improving the health and well-being of our region’s children.

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San Diego Sports Association Stars of the Month

Each month, the San Diego Sports Association honors as many as four professional, six amateur, and six prep athletes as Stars of the Month for their outstanding athletic accomplishments. For the month of September, we have 2 San Diego City Conference student athletes being honored:

ERIN BURGESS, Field Hockey, Scripps Ranch
A senior goalie, Burgess allowed just three goals as the Falcons went 10-0, during which time they captured the annual Serra Tournament with a 1v1 victory over previously unbeaten Serra, 2-1. She was credited with 38 saves for the month.

LINDSEY MILLER, Volleyball, Cathedral Catholic
With the senior leading the way, the Dons won 11 straight at the end of the month to move to No. 6 in the state. Miller had 82 kills with just seven hitting errors while leading the Dons to the prestigious Las Vegas Durango Tournament title.

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